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Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District

GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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1 Johnson Place
Woodmere, NY 11598
Nassau County
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PH: (516) 792-4825

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 3013 students
  • 5 schools

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 New York State Assessments

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 61% (2014)
 68% (2013)
 64% (2012)
 65% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 32% in 2014.

Math
 68% (2014)
 46% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 72% (2011)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 4

Science
 96% (2013)
 98% (2011)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 56% (2014)
 63% (2013)
 71% (2012)
 76% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2014.

Math
 47% (2014)
 43% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 84% (2011)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 5

English Language Arts
 51% (2014)
 62% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 72% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2014.

Math
 50% (2014)
 41% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 86% (2011)
The state average for Math was 40% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 45% (2014)
 52% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 74% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 56% (2014)
 46% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 84% (2011)
The state average for Math was 38% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 55% (2014)
 54% (2013)
 75% (2012)
 63% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 46% (2014)
 40% (2013)
 87% (2012)
 75% (2011)
The state average for Math was 33% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 8

Science
 84% (2013)
 85% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 61% (2014)
 70% (2013)
 66% (2012)
 66% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 36% in 2014.

Math
 8% (2014)
 49% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 79% (2011)
The state average for Math was 22% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles.
  • The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York.
  • The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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 New York State Assessments by Subgroup

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles.
  • The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York.
  • The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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 New York State Regents Exams

 
Scale: % passing

Algebra II/Trigonometry
 77% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 87% (2010)
The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 66% in 2013.

Mathematics A
Data not available for this district (2009)
 78% (2008)
 92% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics A was 61% in 2009.

Mathematics B
 67% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 93% (2008)
 80% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics B was 61% in 2010.

English
 93% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 93% (2011)
 97% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 97% (2008)
 92% (2007)
The state average for English was 77% in 2013.

Living Environment
 92% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 98% (2011)
 98% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 95% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Living Environment was 77% in 2013.

Physics
 87% (2013)
 89% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 98% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 89% (2008)
 93% (2007)
The state average for Physics was 81% in 2013.

Chemistry
 93% (2013)
 92% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 94% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 93% (2008)
 90% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 76% in 2013.

Earth Science
 96% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 98% (2011)
 96% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 96% (2008)
 98% (2007)
The state average for Earth Science was 72% in 2013.

Integrated Algebra
 92% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 96% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 98% (2008)
The state average for Integrated Algebra was 73% in 2013.

Global History and Geography
 94% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 98% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 96% (2008)
The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2013.

U.S. History and Government
 97% (2013)
 97% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 100% (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
 97% (2008)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2013.

French
 100% (2011)
The state average for French was 95% in 2011.

Italian
 100% (2011)
The state average for Italian was 98% in 2011.

Spanish
 98% (2011)
The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

Geometry
 88% (2013)
 92% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 93% (2010)
The state average for Geometry was 74% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

 
About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in english language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages.
  • The results for english language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, US history and government, french, italian, and spanish are displayed in GreatSchools profiles.
  • Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate.
  • Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education).
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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 New York State Regents Exams by Subgroup

 
Scale: % passing


Algebra II/TrigonometryThis District
All Students77%
Female76%
Male77%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander76%
Hispanic47%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Not economically disadvantaged82%
General population77%
Proficient in English78%
Non-migrant77%

EnglishThis District
All Students93%
Female96%
Male91%
African American66%
Asian/Pacific Islander89%
Hispanic92%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White96%
Economically disadvantaged85%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Students with disabilities70%
General population98%
Proficient in English95%
Non-migrant93%

Living EnvironmentThis District
All Students92%
Female95%
Male90%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic86%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White94%
Economically disadvantaged84%
Not economically disadvantaged94%
Students with disabilities72%
General population98%
English language learners92%
Proficient in English93%
Non-migrant92%

PhysicsThis District
All Students87%
Female85%
Male90%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander84%
Hispanic93%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White87%
Not economically disadvantaged88%
Non-migrant87%

ChemistryThis District
All Students93%
Female95%
Male92%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic76%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged76%
Not economically disadvantaged97%
Students with disabilities91%
General population94%
Non-migrant93%

Earth ScienceThis District
All Students96%
Female95%
Male97%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander97%
Hispanic89%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White97%
Economically disadvantaged91%
Not economically disadvantaged98%
Students with disabilities82%
General population98%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant96%

Integrated AlgebraThis District
All Students92%
Female93%
Male91%
African American77%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic79%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White96%
Economically disadvantaged88%
Not economically disadvantaged93%
Students with disabilities71%
General population97%
English language learners80%
Proficient in English94%
Non-migrant92%

Global History and GeographyThis District
All Students94%
Female94%
Male94%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic93%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged89%
Not economically disadvantaged95%
Students with disabilities74%
General population99%
English language learners100%
Proficient in English94%
Non-migrant94%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students97%
Female98%
Male96%
African American92%
Asian/Pacific Islander97%
Hispanic88%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White99%
Economically disadvantaged93%
Not economically disadvantaged98%
Students with disabilities88%
General population99%
Proficient in English98%
Non-migrant97%

GeometryThis District
All Students88%
Female90%
Male88%
African Americann/a
Asian/Pacific Islander90%
Hispanic68%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White92%
Economically disadvantaged71%
Not economically disadvantaged92%
Students with disabilities59%
General population93%
English language learners78%
Proficient in English89%
Non-migrant88%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

 
About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in english language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages.
  • The results for english language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, US history and government, french, italian, and spanish are displayed in GreatSchools profiles.
  • Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate.
  • Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education).
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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